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The Military’s Worst ROM Meals, Vol. 1

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Good food can make the suck more tolerable. Bad food can turn an already-crappy situation into a literal sh*t sandwich. And judging by some of your photos, a shi*t sandwich isn’t far off from what you’ve been served while conducting your pre-deployment “Restriction of Movement,” or ROM, during the pandy. To help mitigate the spread […]

An Army reservist is the military’s 10th coronavirus death

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The military reported its tenth coronavirus-related death on Monday, a 45-year-old, Florida-based Army reservist. Sgt. 1st Class Calvin Ogletree, a motor transport operator, died Thursday in a civilian hospital, spokesman Lt. Col. Simon Flake confirmed to Military Times. “Ogletree served honorably in the Army for a total of 27 years, beginning with three years on […]

Military’s COVID-19 cases growing at twice the nationwide rate

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More than 4,100 service members have tested positive for coronavirus since the July 1, according to the Defense Department’s latest statistics, a rise of about 33 percent in the last 10 days. That is more than twice the rate of growth nationwide during the same period, 16 percent, as the U.S. more than once broke […]